Following their Super Bowl performance, music by Dr. Dre and his super friends in Hip-Hop history received massive streaming spikes on Spotify.
Following his set that featured Mary J. Blige, Snoop Dogg, Kendrick Lamar, Eminem, and special guests 50 Cent and Anderson .Paak, Dre received an increase of nearly 185% in the first hour following the game.
Tracks from the halftime show also witnessed a significant rise in global Spotify streams just after the show. Including in the rise was a nearly 520% increase of Mary J. Blige’s “No More Drama,” more than a 270% increase of Dr. Dre, Snoop Dogg’s “The Next Episode”, plus more than a 245% increase of “Still D.R.E.” and 250% increase of Kendrick Lamar’s “Alright.”
Leading up to kickoff, Spotify listeners in Cincinnati showed spirit for their home team by streaming Bengals-themed tracks, including “Welcome To The Jungle” by Guns N’ Roses, “The Bengals Growl (Fight Song)” by Cincinnati Pep Band, ML Music, “Joe Burrow” by Lil Gav, “Eye of the Tiger” by Survivor, and more. In LA, Spotify listeners prepped for the eventual Rams victory with energizing tunes by the halftime performers, including “Nuthin’ But A “G” Thang” by Dr. Dre, Snoop Dogg, “California Love – Original Version” by 2Pac, Dr. Dre, Roger, “Forgot About Dre” by Dr. Dre, Eminem, “Money Trees” by Jay Rock, Kendrick Lamar, and more.